ITER (International Tokamak Experimental Reactor)
Smith, Chris Llewellyn Joint European Torus, Culham Science Centre, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom.
- ITER device
- Progress in fusion, from T3 to JET to ITER
- ITER organization
- From ITER to fusion power stations
- Additional Readings
The ITER project is a major step toward realizing the potential of fusion as an essentially limitless, environmentally responsible source of power. ITER is being built in the south of France by a partnership of the European Union, Japan, China, India, Russia, South Korea, and the United States. These partners represent over half the world's population, so ITER is a global response to the global challenge of meeting future energy needs.
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